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ATLANTIC 
CHRISTIAN COLLEGE f 



BULLETIN 



VOLUME IX 

MAY. 1924 

NO. 3 



GENERAL CATALOG 

TWENTY-SECOND SESSION 



ANNOUNCEMENT 

TWENTY-THIRD SESSION 



A COLLEGE FOR MEN AND WOMEN 



Published Quarterly by Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, N. 0. 

Entered as Second Class Matter, December 3, 1915, at the Postoffice at 

Wilson, N. C, under the Act of August 21, 1912. 



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ATLANTIC 
CHRISTIAN COLLEGE 

BULLETIN 



VOLUME IX 

MAY, 1924 

NO. 3 



GENERAL CATALOG 

TWENTY-SECOND SESSION 



ANNOUNCEMENT 

TWENTY-THIRD SESSION 

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A COLLEGE FOR MEN AND WOMEN 



Published Quarterly by Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, N. C. 

Entered as Second Class Matter, December 3, 1915, at the Postoffice at 

Wilson, N. C, under the Act of August 21, 1912. 



C. L HARDY LIBRARY 

ATU'ilC CHRISTIAN COLLEGE 

WiUQN, NQKIH CAROLINA 



1924 



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CONTENTS 

PAGE 

Calendar 4 

Board of Trustees 5 

Faculty 7 

General Information 9 

Historical Sketch , 10 

Admission of Students 19 

Description of Courses of Instruction 27 

Schedule of College Classes 50 

School of Music , 52 

Diplomas 61 

Tuition in School of Music 62 

School of Expression 63 

Commercial School 65 

Expenses for College Year 66 

Register of Students 67 



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COLLEGE CALENDAR 



TWEJVTY-THIKD SESSION— 1924-1925 

1924 
September 8-9 Monday, Tuesday— -Entrance examinations and 

registration of students. 
September 19 Friday, 8 p. m. — President's reception. 
November 8 Saturday — First quarter ends. 

November 28 Thursday — Thanksgiving holiday. 
December 20 Saturday — Christmas recess begins. 

1925 
January 6 Tuesday — College work resumed. 

January 22-24 Semester examinations. 

January 24 Saturday — First semester, second quarter ends. 

January 21 Tuesday — Second semester, third quarter begins. 

March 28 Saturday — Third quarter ends. 

Saturday before Easter — Spring holiday. 
May 21-23 Final examinations. 

May 24-27 Commencement week. 

Monday is weekly holiday. 

NOTES 

Students who are applicants for entrance to Freshman class on 
examination should report at the college office at 8 o'clock a. m., 
Monday, September 8, for entrance examinations. 

Dining hall will be open to students at noon Monday, Septem- 
ber 88. 

All members of faculty should reach Wilson not later than noon, 
Friday the 5th, for organization work. 

Regular class work will begin at 8 o'clock a. m., Wednesday, Sep- 
tember 10. 

Convocation exercises will be held in the chapel at 8 o'clock p. m., 
Wednesday, September 10. 



BOARD OF TRUSTEES 

Terms Expire 1924 

George Hackney, Chairman Wilson, N. C. 

Claude Kisek Greensboro, N. C. 

J. P. Taylok Kinston, N. C. 

W. C. Manning Williamston, N. C. 

L. J. Chapman Grif ton, N. C. 

W. A. Davis Washington, N. C. 

Dr. C. S. Eagles Wilson, N. C. 

W. B. Turner Aiken, S. C. 

Terms Expire 1925 

N. J. Rouse Kinston, N. C. 

J. E. Stuart Wilson, N. C. 

G. T. Gardner Grifton, N. C. 

W. E. Hooker Greenville, N. C. 

W. H. Brunson Ayden, N. C. 

C. B. Mashburn Charlotte, N. C. 

H. Galt Braxton Kinston, N. C. 

B. B. Ktrkland Columbia, S. C. 

Terms Expire 1926 

W. E. Proctor Grimesland, N. C. 

J. W. Hlnes Rocky Mount, N. C. 

C. W. Howard Kinston, N. C. 

A. J. Mote Farmville, N. C. 

C. V. Cannon Ayden, N. C. 

E. C. Hillyee Raleigh, N. C. 

J. C. Richardson Garnett, S. C. 

W. E. Stubbs Wilson, N. C. 

Honorary Trustee for Life 

Col. S. B. Taylor Catherine Lake, N. C. 

Officers of Administration 

President and Dean of the College H. S. Htlley 

General Secretary and Field Worker Charles C. Ware 

Registrar Perry Case 

Dean of Women Mrs. A. R. Moore 

Dean of Men 

Secretary of Faculty Frances F. Harper 

Librarian Myrtle L. Harper 

Matron Women's Dormitory Mrs. Julia Ross 



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FACULTY 

College 

Howard S. Helley 
President and Dean of the College 

Professor of Ancient Languages 

Frances F. Harper 
Professor of Mathematics and Physics 

A.B., Atlantic Christian College; Graduate Student, Columbia University. 

Perry Case 
Professor of Biblical Literature and Religious Education 

A.B., Butler College; B.D., Butler College; Graduate Student, Columbia University. 

Ethel McDiarmid Grim 
Professor of English 

A.B., Bethany College; A.M., Bethany College; Graduate, Emerson School of 

Oratory ; Graduate Student, University of Cincinnati and 

Columbia University. 

Frederick F. Grim 
Professor of Education 

A.B., Drake University; A.M., Bethany College; Graduate Student, Drake 
University; University of Chicago; A.M., Columbia University. 



Professor of Social Sciences 

*George A. Williams 

Professor of Chemistry and Biology 

A.B., Lebanon Valley College; M.S., Iowa State College. 

W. T. Mattox 

Professor of Philosophy 

A.B., Atlantic Christian College; A.M., B.D., Vanderbilt University. 

Laura J. Beach 
Professor of Modern Languages 

A.B., Vassar College; Graduate Student, Yale University; the Sorbonne; 
Berlin University. 

W. S. HlNEGAKDNER 

Acting Professor of Chemistry and Biology 

A.B., Bridgewater College; A.M., University of Virginia; Graduate Student, 
Yale University. 

School of Music 

Ivy May Smith 
Director of School of Music and Professor of Piano 

B.Mus. Indiana University; Pupil, Leo Sampaix, N. Y. ; Columbia University. 



Instructor in Voice 



fc On leave of absence 1924-25. 



NEEDS OF COLLEGE 

Atlantic Christian College has a large place to fill in the educa- 
tional life of the Carolinas. If the College is to fill that place ade- 
quately, there is imperative need of an endowment. Herein lies a 
clear opportunity for the giving of money that will do great good, 
not only to the present generation of young people, but the genera- 
tions that are to come. The College now needs a new plant to 
adequately represent the people who own and control it, and to 
adequately do the worE expected of it. In view of these needs, any 
bona fide gift in personal property, or real estate, is acceptable to 
the Institution. We insert here a form of bequest, which may be 
used as a paragraph in any will. Address the President for any 
additional information required. 

FORM OF BEQUEST 

Noeth Carolina, County 

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of the county and State aforesaid, being of sound mind, do make and 
declare this my last will and testament: 

Item first 

Item second 

Item third. I give, devise and bequeath unto the Atlantic Chris- 
tian College (Inc.), of Wilson, North Carolina (here describe what- 
ever is given to said College) 



in fee, absolutely and forever. 



Atlantic Christian College 



GENERAL INFORMATION 

"Wilson, the seat of Atlantic Christian College, is ideally 
located for a college town. The main lines of two railway 
systems pass through it. The Atlantic Coast Line, running 
north and south, makes splendid connection with all the 
branches of that system. The Norfolk Southern, running east 
and west, makes easy access possible from these directions. 
"With about twenty passenger trains passing through it each 
day^and every train stopping, students are never far from home 
when at Atlantic Christian College. 

The environment of "Wilson is as advantageous as its accessi- 
bility. "Wilson is a beautiful city, with good walks, electric 
lights, filtered water, successful sewerage system, and good 
health record. In the center of a prosperous farming section, 
it is a great cotton market, the largest exclusive loose leaf bright 
tobacco market in the world. - It s ci t i zen s-— are -hospitable, 
courteous and eordial. Its churches, representing the leading 
denominations, have handsome edifices of worship and are in 
a flourishing condition. 

In a thriving town of about twelve thousand population, 
having most of the advantages of a larger city, you are not 
lost and unknown in the multitude. We are able to keep track 
of our students. They are known to the people of the town, 
and it is not long before those of real worth are recognized. 
In such a center of religious, political and business influence 
our students come in contact with some of the greatest preachers, 
doctors, lawyers and business men of the State, and such oppor- 
tunities are not to be undervalued. 

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10 Atlantic Christian College 

HISTOBICAL SKETCH 

The fifty-seventh North Carolina Christian Missionary Con- 
vention met at Kinston, ]ST. C, October 3"0 to November 2, 1901. 
The Committee on Education, consisting of D. W. Davis, B. H. 
Melton, W. J. Crumpler, E. A. Moye, and Dr. H. D. Harper, 
made a favorable report for the purchase of Kinsey Seminary, 
in Wilson, JST. C, from the "Wilson Educational Association. 
According to the report of this committee, which was duly 
adopted, the Board of Managers of the N. C. C. M. 0. were 
to act as agents of the Convention in acquiring this college 
property, and were to appoint four trustees to have immediate 
supervision of i&ollege. The institution was named Atlantic 
Christian College and incorporated May 1, 1902. Mr. George 
Hackney, of Wilson, "N, C, was made Treasurer of the College, 
and about $4,000 was contributed the first year. The building 
was taxed to its utmost capacity with students at the college 
opening in September, 1902. The college property was bonded 
for the original indebtedness of about $11,000 in 1902, which 
was fully paid in 1911. The payment of this debt made acces- 
sible the "W. JN". and Orpah Hackney Memorial Fund," which 
was bequeathed "for the education of worthy young men and 
women," and which consisted of real estate in Wilson to the 
value of about $3,000. In 1911 there was built a modern brick 
dormitory for men, on the campus, at an expense of about 
$15,000. In 1914 there was acquired a 672-acre farm in Onslow 
County, two miles south of Jacksonville, 1ST. C. The Carolina 
Enlargement Campaign in the summer of 1920 yielded the 
college for endowment in cash and good pledges, $156,677.70. 

The following have presided over the institution : J. C. 
Coggins, 1902-1904; J. J. Harper, 1904-1907; J. C. Caldwell, 
1907-1916; K. A. Smith, 1916-1920; H. S. Hilley, 1920—. 

Grounds and Buildings 

The college is located in a quiet section in the northern 
part of Wilson. The campus occupies a large city block of 
about six acres. The two main buildings are substantial brick 



General Information 11 

structures. They are thoroughly modern in every respect, 
heated throughout by steam, lighted by electricity. Modern 
plumbing and adequate bath facilities contribute to health and 
comfort. The furnishings will compare favorably with the 
■ beo fr of similar institutions J""*" 

Co-Educational Policy 

The institution is co-educational. The supervision is so 
close and vital, however, that we feel all objectionable features 
have been practically eliminated. 

In the dormitory for young women the lady teachers reside 
on the same noor\ with the young ladies. The oversight and 
care is substantially as exclusive as in institutions for women 
only. 

The young men have their own exclusive dormitory . "and 
^sacie#f~iraft. -A small athletic field with tennis and basket- 
ball courts furnishes atfeqUarte opportunity for recreation and 
sport in the open air, which in this climate is possible almost 
every day in the year. Several men of the faculty, with their 
wives, reside in the boys' dormitory. Thus we endeavor to secure 
such results by close supervision and care as will beget the best 
in study and in character training. 

Religious Culture 

Frequently young people going from home to college advance 
mentally, but retrograde morally. We endeavor to make this 
impossible at Atlantic Christian College. We care for character 
as well as intellect. We keep our students in a good moral 
atmosphere, throwing about them proper restraints and safe- 
guards, and giving them counsel. 

Every morning the students and professors assemble in the 
college auditorium for chapel exercises. The services are con- 
ducted by members of the faculty and visiting ministers of 
the Gospel. Brief addresses and lectures are given on religion, 
morals, good manners, temperance, the choosing of professions 
and vocations in life, etc. Visitors are always welcome. 

Students are required to attend Sunday school and church 
service at some church each Lord's Day. 



12 Atlantic Christian College 

The young men and young women maintain their own special 
prayer meetings in each of the buildings. These meetings do 
much to develop the devotional spirit and the power to express 
publicly their devotions. 

The religious interests and welfare of the students are fos- 
tered by a standing committee on Religious Education. A 
comprehensive plan has been prepared for the coming year 
and will be thoroughly executed. 

The Young Women's Christian Association is a constantly 
increasing source of strength and inspiration to the young 
women who want to make the most of their college life. At 
the regular meetings there is profitable discussion of devotional 
topics. Moreover, the members of this organization may enjoy 
the privileges of the widely known Students' Conference at 
Montreat, "N, C, each June. A Student Volunteer Band was 
organized in 1922 and has grown in number and power. 

Literary Societies 

There are two College Literary Societies: the Alethian and 
Hesperian. These organizations are very active and hold their 
meetings on Monday evening of each week. 

Clubs and Societies 

There are among the students various social clubs and also 
certain societies to promote different interests. Students in 
Expression maintain a Dramatic Club, which has social meet- 
ings and which presents plays from time to timef students -in- 
Science have organized during this year a Science Club; there 
is a debating Club among the men called the Demosthenian 
Debating Club, which meets every two weeks";~"a"ndr $fe Minis- 
terial and Missionary students have a joint club called the 
Fellowship, which seeks to promote the welfare of that group 
of students. 

Prizes and Awards 

Excellence in certain lines of college activity is recognized by 
awarding of prizes each year. The Faculty loving cup is 
awarded to the student who has the best general record in 
college, the Rotary cup to the best student, and the Kiwanis 



General Information 13 

cup to the best athlete. The Williams cup is presented to 
the society winning the annual inter-Society debate. 

A medal is given to the best orator each year and the Denny 
cup to the Society presenting the best programs throughout the 
year. 

Athletics ) 

College sports, such as^ootball, basketball, baseball and tennis 
are encouraged. "#<T6d /ennis and basketball courts are main- 
tained on the campus for both women and men, while League 
Park is available for intercollegiate sports. 

While athletics is generally cultivated by the student body 
and encouraged by the faculty, it has not become the chief 
factor of our student life. Those who make the ball teams are 
required to be bona fide students. We do not desire a man who 
comes preeminently for athletics. Students who play match 
games with other colleges must have a class standing of passing 
grade at the time of the contest. ISTot more than five days' 
absence during any semester is permitted any student for the 
purpose of sport. 

/Jf\ The Radiant 

But few publications of the kind excel The Radiant, issued 
quarterly by the students of the college. Through its columns 
opportunity is offered for genuine literary culture — thought 
takes symmetrical form and fittest mold. It is also a powerful 
means for the gendering and expression of a healthy and clean 
college spirit. Through it every student who has something to 
say and can worthily say it finds avenue for his contention or 
sentiment. 

The staff is elected from the student body and alumni under 
the general direction of the Committee on Publications. 

The Pine Knot 

The Pine Knot, the College Annual, represents our best 
manhood and womanhood. It represents also the business 
energy, civic pride, and hearty liberality that has placed 
Wilson among: the best towns and cities of our Southland. With- 



14 Atlantic Christian College 

out the generous support of the business men of Wilson this 
splendid publication could not be made. Without the hearty- 
cooperation of our students and friends it could not exist. 

With becoming pride, therefore, we present it as the pledge 
of our common interest. 

The Bulletin 

Through this publication the college makes announcements 

promptly, and prints news of general interest for its numerous 

friends, thus bringing the institution into a close touch with 

its constituency. It is issued each November, February, May, 

and July. 

i- — Library 

A good working library has become an indispensa'ble part of 

the equipment. We have installed a library of about four 

thousand volumes of well selected books, which have been 

carefully catalogued and indexed. In connection with the 

library is a reading room supplied with the leading magazines 

and serials,, which students can use when they have spare 

moments. This room will provide a quiet place for local pupils 

to study during all vacant periods. The librarian will be in 

constant attendance during open hours. 

Laboratories 

The Biology Laboratory is located on the first floor of the 
main building and is equipped to meet every need arising in 
both elementary and advanced work. The equipment consists 
of simple and compound microscopes, and other apparatus for 
general Biology, Anatomy, Embryology, etc. 

The Chemistry laboratory occupies a large well-lighted room 
on the first floor of the Boys' Dormitory. The equipment in- 
cludes demonstration and individual apparatus for work in 
General Inorganic Chemistry, Qualitative and Quantitative 
Analysis, and Organic Chemistry. 

Modern apparatus has recently been materially increased 
in both these laboratories and they now offer admirable facilities 
to pre-medical students and students majoring in either Chem- 
istry or Biology. 



General Information 15 

A laboratory for General Physics was installed in the sum- 
mer of 1923. **~ 

Beservation of Booms 

The rooms previously occupied are reserved for former stu- 
dents until July the 1st. A deposit of five dollars is required 
for the reservation of the room after that date. This will be 
credited on first quarter's expenses, or, if notice is given in 
writing three weeks before the opening of the school that the 
student cannot attend, the money will be refunded. Beginning 
July the 1st room assignments will be made to new students 
in the order in which their applications have been received. 
ISTo room can be claimed unless the deposit has been made. 

What Boarding Pupils and Teachers are Bequired to Furnish 

One pair of blankets or comforts, quilts, sheets, white bed- 
spreads, one pillow, two pillow-cases, towels and table napkins, 
soap, laundry bags, comb and brush, and a pair of overshoes. 
Each young lady is required to have in addition both a rain- 
coat and an umbrella. All articles, including trunks and 
valises, should be marked distinctly with the owner's name. 
Each student should bring knife, fork and spoon, as table cut- 
lery cannot be sent to rooms. All beds in Boys' Dormitory are 
single, while there are in Girls' Dormitory both single and 
double beds. An effort will be made to meet wishes of students 
in supplying either single or double beds. We advise those who 
desire to make their rooms cosy and attractive to bring rugs, 
sofa pillows and pictures. 

Disciplinary Policy 

It is the aim of the institution to have members of the 
faculty to reside in the buildings with the students. This affords 
the best possible opportunity for that personal contact and 
care for which the institution stands. The splendid opportu- 
nities now offered by our schools are preparing pupils for col- 
lege at too immature an age for them to be out from under all 
restraining influence. "EQllowin g is attac h fid a list of reg-nla- 
tions which all teachers, patrons and students are requested to 
note. 



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16 Atlantic Christian College 

Regulations 

Matriculation 

All students when arriving at the college should report at 
once at the college office and matriculate, and be assigned to 
specific rooms and classes. Failure to do so will cause needless 
loss of time and expense. 

Matriculation obligates all pupils to conduct themselves with 
propriety on all occasions, and to conform to all rules that 
may be made for their government. 

A fee of ten ($10) dollars is charged all full-time literary 
students for matriculation, and is due and payable in full at the 
time the student is assigned to classes. This fee may be in- 
creased to $15 if matriculation is deferred beyond the time 
set apart especially for this work by the college. 

Dormitories 
Students are required to keep their own rooms in order, 
and are held responsible for any damage to furniture or 
building. 

Meals will be sent to the rooms in case of sickness only, 
and then by order of the matron of the dormitory. 

Students residing in the dormitories will not leave the campus 
at any time without the knowledge and consent of the dean 
of men or dean of women. 

Other necessary regulations will be made by the faculty. 

Chapel and Sunday Services 

All students will be required- to attend chapel exercises daily 
and Sunday School and public worship once on Sunday. Pupils 
are permitted, however, to attend the church of their choice, 
or that with which they or their parents are affiliated. 

Communications 

All communications concerning the men -must be made to 
the dean of men, and concerning the women to the dean of 



General Information 17 

women, and not sent through the students. This arrange- 
ment avoids many unpleasant misunderstandings. 

Parents and guardians should mail direct to the President 
of the College all drafts, checks and money orders, and not 
send through the student. 

Parents will receive timely notice in case of serious illness. 
Please inquire of the dean of men or the dean of women before 
taking action in case of sickness. 

Visitors 

Visitors are always welcome at the college. Rooms are 
equipped in each dormitory for their entertainment. A nom- 
inal charge of 35 cents per meal is made to cover cost of material 
and service. Students and teachers will obtain from the matron 
of the dormitory meal tickets for their guests. Students may 
have guests only with the consent of their parents or guardians. 

All visitors, while our guests, are under the same regula- 
tions as students. 

Permissions 

Needful permission will be granted to the young men by 
the dean of men, to the young women by the dean of women. 
Permissions to be absent from the college for week-ends will 
be limited and in some cases may be denied as not for the 
best interest of the student or the school. 

The attention of parents is called to the injurious effects 
of such absences and their cooperation is sought in diminishing 
them. Requests should only rarely be made. 

On all occasions students are required to come directly to 
college after reaching Wilson. 

Parents coming to Wilson, and desiring to .see their sons or 
I daughters, will please call at the college. 

Students are not permitted to go down town in response to 
telephone requests. 



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18 Atlantic Christian College 

Day Pupils 

Students residing in "Wilson, while on the campus, are subject 
to the same regulations as boarding students. 

Self-Help 

Opportunity is offered a number of students to earn their 
board. The work does not take time from recitation, and 
interferes very little with study hours. Twenty hours per week 
in" sweeping, washing dishes, waiting on table or firing fur- 
naces is exchanged for board. Preference is given to those who 
could not otherwise obtain an education. 

Ministerial students and those preparing to foe missionaries 
are granted their literary tuition by an action of the Board 
of Trustees in November, 1920. If a change is made in life plan, 
these students are expected to repay tuition so granted. 

The College will furnish a form to be filled out and signed 
by all ministerial students who expect their tuition to be 
granted. 

Children of ministers in active service are charged only one- 
half the literary tuition. 

Orpah Hackney Fund 

By bequest of Mrs. Orpah Hackney we are enabled to make 
concessions in room rent to a limited number of students pre- 
paring for the ministry. 

Kequirements for Teachers Certificate, Class A 

The course entitled Introduction to Education should be 
elected not later than the Sophomore year and before taking 
other professional courses by all students who wish to qualify 
as teachers. Twenty semester hours in Education including 
two semester hours in the teaching of ones major or minor 
subject will entitle the student who has fulfilled the require- 
ments for graduation to a Teachers' Certificate, Class A. 



The College 



ADMISSION OF STUDENTS 

The gsnera-l~-aim of the college is to furnish instruction of 
standard grade to those desiring a liberal education. Only- 
such courses are offered as our equipment will justify. The 
College insists that those to whom we give degrees shall merit 
them on the basis of any standard college, and is prepared with 
an increased faculty and with better laboratory and library 
facilities to meet the requirements for an A grade college as 
approved by the State Board of Education. 

Students are admitted to the Freshman class either by cer- 
tificate or examination. 

Students desiring to be admitted on certificate should send 
to the college for blank certificate to be filled out and signed 
by the principal of the school they are attending. Those bearing 
the prescribed certificate of an accredited secondary school 
will be admitted to the classes of the college without examina- 
tion. Students desiring to enter the Freshman class without 
certificate will present themselves for examination at the col- 
lege at 8 a. m., Monday, September "&, 1924. 

Entrance Requirements 

For admission to Freshman standing in the college the appli- 
cant must have credit for fifteen units, obtained by examina- 
tion or on certificate from a duly accredited secondary school. 
Of the fifteen units required for admission to the courses of 
study leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts ten are defi- 
nitely prescribed as follows : 



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Units. 

English 3 

Latin, Greek, or Modern Languages 2 

History 1 

Mathematics J^,. _. t 3 

^ Plane Geometry 1 j 



Science 
(any one) 



'Physics 
Chemistry 

Physiology and Sanitation 
Biology 
General Science 



Total prescribed 10 

The remaining five units may be chosen from the following: 

Units. 

English 1 

Latin 1 to 2 

Greek 2 to 3 

German 2 to 3 

French 2 to 3 

Spanish 2 to 3 

Social Science 3 

Agriculture 1 

Physiography 1 

Solid Geometry % 

Plane Trigonometry % 

Any Science (above mentioned additional to 

one required) 1 

Vocational Studies 1 

Drawing 1 

Bible 1 

Other subjects may be offered for admission in accordance 
with the rules for entrance of the North Carolina Association 
of Colleges. 



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A single unit of language will not be accepted unless fur- 
ther work in that language is taken in the college. 

A unit is a course of five periods weekly of forty-five min- 
ute recitations through a school year of thirty-six weeks. 

Science offered for admission must be accompanied by pre- 
scribed laboratory work.. »• : • 

Classification of Students 

To be classified as a Freshman in the college, a student must 
have credit for fifteen units of entrance requirements. To be 
classified as a Sophomore, he must have credit for twenty-five 
hours of college work; as a Junior, fifty-eight hours; as a 
Senior, eighty-eight hours. 

Advanced Standing 

Students bringing proper certificates from other colleges of 
good standing will be given advanced credit for such work 
without examination, on the approval of the professor in whose 
department the advanced credit is sought, but at least one 
year's residence at the college will be required of every candidate 
for a baccalaureate degree. No advanced standing is given for 
work done in a secondary school. 

Special Student 

Those desiring special courses are admitted without regular 
examination to classes for which they are prepared, according 
to the rules of the Association of Colleges and Preparatory 
Schools of the Southern States. 

Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees 

Any student who has maintained a good moral character 
during his course of study, and passed satisfactory examination 
in his work, and paid his bills, is entitled to graduate from 
the school in which he has finished the prescribed work. Ap- 
propriate diplomas and certificates will be conferred at the 
commencement exercises of the college. 



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No diploma will be granted to any student who has not 
completed the college entrance requirements for Southern col- 
leges. 

English diplomas are given to those who complete the courses 
in schools of Music and Expression. 

Only one baccalaureate degree is conferred by the college — 
the Degree of Bachelor of Arts. 

Requirements for Degree of Bachelor of Arts — Amount of 
Work Required 

The "semester hour" is the standard for computing the 
amount of work required for this degree. The "hour" repre- 
sents the amount of work done in one semester (eighteen weeks) 
in one recitation hour with two preparation hours. No stu- 
dent is permitted to register for less than fourteen hours or 
more than seventeen hours of work in any one semester, except 
by special consent of faculty on advice of student's class offi- 
cer. A baccalaureate degree in the college is conferred upon 
any student who satisfies all entrance requirements and secures 
credit for one hundred twenty semester hours selected in 
accordance with the provisions of the following sections. 

Quality of Work 

In addition to 120 semester hours required for graduation, 
the following qualitative standard has been adopted: 

I. Quality Value of Grades. 

A+ gives 5 quality credits for one semester hour 

A gives 4 " " " " " " 

B+ gives 4 " " " " " " 

B gives 2 " " " " " " 

C+ gives 1 " " " " 

C secures none. 



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II. Quality Kequirement for Graduation. 

The student must secure a minimum of 120 quality 
credits in classroom work in order to graduate. This 
means an average of not less than C-f- must be main- 
tained for the four years. In addition to this he must 
have an average of B in his major subject. 

III. Quality Credits for Extra-Curriculum Activities. 

1. Two quality credits will be given for superior work 
in any one such types of student activities as oratorical 
contests, forensics, dramatics, music, responsible positions 
on editorial staff, leadership in religious work, basketball, 
football, baseball, track athletics; but no student will be 
given more than six quality credits in any one year. 

2. !N"o student will be permitted to engage in any one 
of the above extra-curriculum activities whose work in 
the previous year has been beiowr€!?^- /Ov 

TV. Graduating Honors. 

Graduating honors will be based on quality credits as: 
cum laude, magna cum laude, summa cum laude. 

Cum laude will be granted for 360 to 480 quality credits 
(three to four quality credits per semester hour). 

Magna cum laude, for 480 to 540 quality credits (four 
to four and one-half quality credits per semester hour). 

Summa cum laude for 540 to 600 quality credits (four 
and one-half to five quality credits per semester hour). 

V. Amount of "Work Limited by the Quality of "Work. 

1. No student shall be permitted to take more than 15 
semester hours if his average grade for the previous year 
has been below B; nor more than 16 semester hours if 
his average grade for the previous year has been below 
B-f-; nor more than 17 semester hours if his average for 
the previous year has been below A. 

2. K"o student shall be permitted to take more than 15 
semester hours the second semester of the year if his aver- 



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age grade for the previous semester 'has been below C-f-, 
nor more than 17 hours if the average for the previous 
semester has been below B-J-- 

VI. Value of Delayed "Work. 

If any of the following courses are taken later than 
the end of the Sophomore year no quality credit for the 
course shall be allowed: Math 5-6, English 5-6, History 
5-6 or History 25-26, Biology 5-6, Chemistry 5-6, French 
5-6 or Spanish 5-6, Bible 5-6 or Bible 25-26. 

VII. Value of Letters. 

A+ is 95-100 

A is 90-94 

B+ is 85-89 

B is 80-84 

C+ is 75-79 

C is 70-74 

D-f is 65-69 

D is below 65. 

VIII. Basis of Promotion. 

A-J-, A, B-j-, B, C-J-, and C are considered passing 
grades; D-j- a condition to be removed by a subsequent 
examination within the first thirty days of the following 
semester. To remove a condition only one examination 
is allowed. If the student fails in this examination his 
work shall be marked D and counted a failure. Work 
marked D must be taken over again in class. 

Groups of Study 

The subjects of study are arranged in three groups: 

A. Language — English, Latin, Greek, German, French, Ex- 
pression, Spanish. 

B. Philosophy — Philosophy, Education, History, Economics, 
Sociology, Anthropology, Biblical Literature, Religious Edu- 
cation, Music. 

C. Science — Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Bi- 
ology. 



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Freshman 'Requirements 

All Freshmen in the college will be required to take: Math- 
ematics, 6 hours; Chemistry or Biology, 8 hours; History or 
Language, 6 hours; English, 6 hours; Introductory Course 
for Freshmen, 4 hours. Freshmen whose work in English is 
not satisfactory will take extra work in this subject without 
credit. 

Special Requirements 

Six hours of English Bible is required of all candidates for 
the A.B. degree. This course may be taken in any year of 
the college course a student may elect. 

In addition to requirements for Freshman English, all candi- 
dates for a degree must submit 6 hours in English Literature. 

One year of some foreign language is required of all candi- 
dates for degrees. 

Major and Minor Subjects — Before the close of the Sopho- 
more year the student must select his major subject. The 
work required in the major subject is 30 hours in one depart- 
ment. The head of the department in which the student selects 
his major subject becomes the. student's Class Officer. When 
once the selection of a major has been made the student will 
not be permitted to change to another major without the con- 
sent of the Committee on Classification. 

Minor subjects consists of 12 hours in some subject related 
to the major selected, this minor to be decided upon by the 
student in consultation with hio class officer. 

Elective Courses — The remaining work necessary to make 
up the 120 hours required of graduates may be selected from 
any of the courses offered in the college. Work in Biblical 
Literature may be included in the list of elective credits 
offered for students in the college. Credit will also be given 
for 8 hours work in Expression toward the Bachelor's degree. 

C. L HARDY LIBRARY 
480R8 ATLANTIC CHRISTIAN COLLEGE 

WILSON, NORTH CAROLINA 



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The Class Officers 

The duties of the class officer are as follows: 

1. To assign the student to proper courses, and see that pre- 
scribed work is taken in order. 

2. To supervise the selection of elective courses by the student. 

3. The student will look to his class officer for advice and 
guidance in all matters pertaining to his work. Withdrawal 
from classes, changing from one class to another, etc., will 
always require the class officer's consent. 



Description of Courses of Instruction 

English Language and Literature 

Professor E. M. Grim 

Ae — 5-6. Rhetoric and Composition. 

The aim of this course is to train the student to give 
clear, correct, and forceful expression to his own thought. 
The work consists in study of rhetorical principles and in 
practice in composition. Themes will be required at reg- 
ular intervals throughout the year. 

Required of all Freshmen. Three hours weekly, Tu., 
Th., and S., 11 :30. 

Ae — 25-26. History of English Literature. 

The aim of this course is to give the student, in broad 
outline, the history of English Literature, and to awaken 
in him an appreciation of this literature through a careful 
study of some of the great English masterpieces. In the 
first semester Chaucer's "Prologue" and Book I of Spenser's 
"Faerie Queene" will be carefully studied and a number 
of metrical romances and ballads read. In the second 
semester "Othello" or "Hamlet" and other Shakespeare's 
plays, selections from the poetry of the Augustan Age, 
from the poetry of Romanticism, and from the prose and 
poetry of the Victorian era will be carefully studied. 

Required of all Sophomores. Three hours weekly, Tu., 
Th., and S., 10:30. 

Ae — 45-46. American Literature. 

A study of the development of literature in America. 
The work of the first semester will consist largely in the 
study of the literature of New England and of the Middle 
States. In the second semester stress will be laid upon 
the literature of the South. This course will include a 
critical reading of a large number of works selected from 
representative writers of the North, South, and "West. 

Elective for Sophomores and Juniors. Three hours 
weekly, Tu., Th., and S., 8. 



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Ae — 55-56. The English Drama. 

A study of the history and development of the English 
drama from its beginning to Sheridan, with the stress 
laid upon the drama of the Elizabethan Age. An inten- 
sive study will be made of plays selected from the works 
of representative dramatists. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Three hours weekly, 
Tu., Th., and S., 1 :30. 

[Ae — 57-58. English Romanticism. 

This course will be introduced with a study of the influ- 
ences contributing to the Romantic Revolt and the work 
of the poets of the transition period. This will be followed 
by an intensive study of the works of representative men. 
Special attention will be given in the first semester to 
Burns, "Wordsworth and Scott; in the second semester, to 
Byron, Keats, and Shelly. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Three hours weekly, 
Tu., Th., and S., 9.] 

Ae— 59-60. The Victorian Era. 

A critical study of all forms of Victorian literature, 
except fiction. The first semester will be given to the study 
of Victorian poetry, with special attention paid to Brown- 
ing and Tennyson; the second semester, to the study of 
prose, with special attention paid to Carlyle, Arnold, and 
Ruskin. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Two hours weekly, 
W. and F., 9. 

[Ae— 61-62. The\ English Novel. 

A study of the development of prose fiction from the 
sixteenth century to the present time, with the stress laid 
upon the novel of the Victorian period. A critical study 
will be made of novels dealing with different phases of 
nineteenth century life. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Three hours weekly, 
Tu., Th., and S., 11 :30.] 



N. B. — Courses in brackets not offered in 1924-25. 



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[Ae— 63-64. The English Essaij. 

A study of the types and characteristics of the English 
essay. Collateral reading, outlines and reports. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Three hours weekly, 
Tu., Th., and S., 8.] 

[Ae — 65-66. Contemporary English Literature. 

A study of the great currents in present day literature. 
The course will include a critical reading of representative 
prose and poetry. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Two hours weekly, 
W. and F., 8.] 

[Ae — 67-68. Argumentation and Debate. 

The work consists in the theory of argumentation and 
practice in the analysis of subjects, preparation of briefs, 
and formal delivery of the finished oration, subject to in- 
dividual criticism and general discussion. Parliamentary 
law will be studied, and practice will be afforded in the 
conduct of meetings. 

Elective for Juniors and Seniors. Three hours weekly, 
Tu., Th., and S., 10 :30.] 

Ae — 69-70. The Teaching of English in the High School. 

A practical course for teachers of English in secondary 
schools. Eirst semester : A discussion of texts and courses 
of study; methods of presentation; the relation of litera- 
ture to composition, etc. Second semester : A survey of 
the literature read in high schools, with study of represen- 
tative types of prose and poetry. The aim of this course 
will be to help the teacher in the presentation of the work 
to students. 

One hour weekly. Wed., 10 :30. 



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Ancient Languages and Literature 

Professor Hilley 

LATIN 

Al — 5-6. Livy, selections from Books I, XXI, and XXII. 
Tacitus, Agricola and Germania. Cicero, De Senectute 
or De Amicitia. Latin Composition. Collateral reading 
is required. 

Three hours weekly throughout the year. Tu., Th., and 
S., 1 :30. 

Elective for students who have satisfied the entrance 
requirements in Latin. 

Al — 25-26. Horace, selected Odes and Epodes. Catullus, 
selected poems. Plautus, Menaechmi or an equivalent. 
Terence Adelphoe or an equivalent. Collateral reading 
is required. 

Three hours weekly throughout the year. 

Elective for students who have completed Al — 5-6 or 
its equivalent. 

[Al — 45-46. Horace, selected Satires and Epistles. Juvenal, 
Selected Satires. Martial, Selected Epigrams. Cicero, 
Selected Letters. Pliny the Younger, Selected Letters. 
Collateral reading is required. 

Three hours weekly throughout the year. 

Elective for students who have completed Al — 25-26 or 
its equivalent.] 

[Al — 65-66. Lucretius, Books I and II and selections with 
lectures on the atomic theory and the philosophic system 
of Epicurus. Suetonius, Lives of Julius Csesar and Au- 
gustus. Collateral reading is required. 

Three hours weekly throughout the year. 

Elective for students who have completed Al — 45-46 or 
its equivalent.] 



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GREEK 

Agr — 25-26. Elementary Greek. 

This course aims to ground the student thoroughly in 
the elements of the language and to prepare him to read 
the Anabasis subsequently. 

Three hours a week throughout the year. Tu,, Th., 
and S., 11:30. 

Agr — -15-16. Xenophon: The Anabasis. 

The object of this course is to study thoroughly a small 
amount of Attic prose to prepare the student for the 
study of the great classical writers. Composition. 

Collateral reading of Oman's History of Greece is re- 
quired. 

Elective for students who have completed Agr — 25-26 or 
its equivalent. 

Three hours a week throughout the year. Tu., Th., 
and S. 3 2 :30. 

[Agr — 65-66. iEconomicus. 

2. Plato: The Apology and the Crito. 

Collateral reading of Capp's From Homer to Theocritus 
and Dickenson's The Greek View of Life is required. 

Elective for students who have completed Agr — 15-46 or 
its equivalent. 

Two hours a week throughout the year. "W. and P., 
10 :30.] 

[Agr — 67-68. Homer, The Iliad, first three books entire, with 
the omission of the catalogue of ships, and selections from 
other books to the amount of a thousand lines. 

Collateral reading of Jebb's Introduction to Homer and 
of Tarbell's History of Greek Art is required. 

Elective for students who have completed Agr — 15-46 
or its equivalent. Given in alternate years with Agr — 
65-66. 

Three hours a week throughout the year.] 



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[Agr— G9-70. ^Eschylus, The Seven Against Thebes or Pro- 
metheus Bound. Sophocles, Antigone or (Edipus Tyrranus, 
Euripides, Alcestis or Medea. 

Collateral reading of Butcher's Some Aspects of Greek 
Genius and of Gilbert Murray's Euripides and His Age 
is required. 

Elective for students who have completed three years 
of Greek. 

Three hours a week throughout the year.] 

Agr — 71-72. New Testament Creek. 

The aim of this course is to prepare the student to read 
the New Testament in its original language and to enable 
him to interpret what he reads. The student is drilled 
in the grammar of the Greek of the New Testament and 
is required to master the forms and idioms of the language 
and to acquire a working vocabulary of the New Testa- 
ment. Principles of interpretation also are studied. Se- 
lected passages of the New Testament are translated and 
interpreted. 

Collateral reading on the subjects of general introduction 
and of lives of Christ and of Paul is required. 

Electives for students who have completed Agr — 25-26 or 
its equivalent. 

Three hours the year. Tu., Th., and S., 1 :30. 

FRENCH 

Peofessoe Beach 
Af — 5-6. Beginners' Course — Grammar, phonetics, prose com- 
position, conversation. Intended to give students a 
reading knowledge of Erench of average difficulty. 
Standard texts used. Tu., Th. and S., 10 :30. 

Af — 25-26. Open to students who have completed Af — 5-6, 
and to those Who offer two units at entrance. History 
of Erance, novels, drama, conversation, phonetics, prose 
composition, and collateral reading. Tu., Th., S., 2 :30. 



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Af — 45-46. Open to students who have completed Af — 5-6 and 
Af — 25-26. Study of the history of French literature, 
reading and study of texts representative of the chief 
periods, conversation, free composition, and collateral 
reading. Three hours weekly. 

SPANISH 

As — 5-6. Beginners' Course — Grammar, pronunciation, prose 
composition, conversation, and reading of Spanish texts 
of average difficulty. Tu., Th., F., and S., 1 :30. 

As — 25-26. Open to students who have completed As — 5-6, 
and to those who offer two units of entrance credit. His- 
tory of the Spanish speaking countries, especially of Cen- 
tral and South America, prose composition, business 
correspondence, conversation, modern Spanish novels, and 
collateral reading. Tu., Th., and S., 11:30. 

[As — 45-46. Open to students who have completed As — 5-6 
and As — 25-26. History of Spanish literature, novels, 
drama, free composition, conversation, and collateral read- 
ing. Three hours weekly.] 

GERMAN 

[Ag — 5-6. Beginners' German — Grammar, prose composition, 
conversation, and reading of short stories and poems. 
Intended to give students an opportunity to begin the study 
of German, and to acquire a practical knowledge of the 
language.] 

[Ag — 25-26. Open to students who have completed Ag — 5-6, 
and to those who have offered two units at entrance. His- 
tory of Germany, prose composition, conversation, novels, 
poems, and essays. Standard texts used. Collateral 
reading.] 

[Ag — 45-46. Open to students who have completed Ag — 5-6 and 
Ag — 25-26. Study of the history of German literature, 
novels, drama, essays, poems, free composition, and conver- 
sation. Collateral reading.] 



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Education 

Pkofessoe F. F. Geim 
Bed^5-6. An Introductory Course for Freshmen. 

The purpose of this course is to acquaint the student 
with the character and seriousness of college work; to help 
him to readily become adjusted to his task with a max- 
imum of efficiency; to develop within him an open mind 
and the power of reflective thinking ; and to direct him in 
his endeavor to make the proper valuation of life. 
W. and F., 8, and W. and F., 9. 

Bed — 19. Introduction to Education. 

This course gives a survey of the field of education, con- 
siders some of the fundamental questions in the choice of 
a vocation, and furnishes an introduction to the career of 
teaching. It is intended not only for those who are pur- 
posing to teach but it makes the wider appeal to all stu- 
dents who are interested in the progress of education, and 
in the solution that education has to offer to the problems 
of individual growth, social adjustment, and citizenship 
in a democracy. 

Bed — 20. Child Psychology. 

The mental life of the child will be genetically consid- 
ered and the most important characteristics of the unfold- 
ing life will be studied. The source and characteristics of 
original nature, instincts, habits and learning, physical, 
moral and religious development will be considered. The 
aim will be to give the student a better knowledge of the 
child's nature so as to be able to interpret his actions and 
make use of his instincts at the proper time. 

W. and F., 10 :30. 

Bed — 25. Rural Life and Education. 

This course will introduce the student to some of the 
problems of rural life and education and suggest some 
practical solutions. 

W. and F., 11 :30. 



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Bed — 26. Elementary Education. 

This course has in mind those who are to teach in the 
village and rural schools. After a brief survey of Elemen- 
tary Education in modern times and an inquiry into the 
place of the Elementary School in the life of the commu- 
nity, special attention will he given to the work of the 
teacher. 

W. and F., 11 :30. 

Bed — 35. History of Education in the United States. 

The rise and development of our present educational 
system will be carefully studied. Special attention will 
be given to the educational history of North Carolina. 
W. and F., 1 :30. 

Bed — 36. Educational Hygiene. 

This course has to do with the science and art of health 
promotion which the school can more or less directly pro- 
mote through its various health agencies. Its scope is 
broad and comprehensive, and its subject matter is of inter- 
est to all who appreciate the close relation that the physical 
sustains to the mental. 

TV. and F., 1 :30. 

Bed — 47. Educational Sociology. 

In this course emphasis will be placed upon the school 
as a social institution and education as a social process. A 
survey of sociological foundations will be made and the 
practical application of social laws to problems of educa- 
tion will be studied. 
Tu., Th., and S., 9. 

Bed — 48. Educational Psychology. 

This is a survey of the original nature of man, together 
with a study of interest and perception, and of the pro- 
cesses by which education can affect the individual. 

Tu., Th., and S., 9. 



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[Bed — 49. History of Education — General. 

The aim of this course is to give through historical 
study an understanding and interpretation of modern edu- 
cational problems. 

W. and F., 8.] 

[Bed — 50. Adolescent Psychology. 

This course aims to survey the whole sphere of activity — 
physical, mental, moral, religious of the "teen" age. The 
period of youth will be studied, especially in its school 
and social relations to the end that the school work may 
be fully adjusted to meet the adolescent needs. The prob- 
lems growing out of individual differences, the broadening 
vision, etc., will be considered. 

W. and F., 8.] 

Bed — 65. Teaching and Management in the Secondary School. 

This course will include the principles of method essen- 
tial to efficient classroom instruction and the principles of 
school management, and their application to practical 
problems of the school and classroom. 

Three hours, Tu., Th., and S., 1 :30. 

Bed — 66. Observation and Supervised Teaching. 

This course will include observation, reading, confer- 
ences and supervised teaching. The observation and super- 
vised teaching will be done in the Public School and our 
High School. 

Three hours, Tu., Th., and S., 1 :30. 

Bed — 67. Principles of Secondary Education. 

This course will deal with the historical development 
of the American High School. It will treat of the organi- 
zation and curriculum of the high school and with place 
of the high school in the educational system of the United 
States. It includes the principles underlying the social 
and economic advantages of Secondary Education and its 



Courses of Instruction 37 

adjustment to meet the needs of the community which 
gives it support. 

Three hours, Tu.,, Th. and S., 8. 

Bed — 68. General Principles of Education. 

The purpose of this course is to examine the fundamental 
principles upon which sound educational procedure must 
be based, and to help the student organize his thinking on 
educational problems. 

Three hours, Tu.., Th. and S., 8. 

Bed — 69-70. An Introductory Course in Intelligence Testing. 

The subject will be approached historically after which 
some of the basic assumptions will be briefly considered. 
This consideration will be followed by a survey of the va- 
rious tests, individual and group, which are now in use, 
and the chief results in different fields. Students will have 
opportunity to give tests under supervision. They will be 
made acquainted with the technique of scoring tests ; their 
interpretation and practical use. 

One hour. Hour to be arranged. 



Mathematics and Physics 

Professor Harper 

MATHEMATICS 

Cm — 5. Solid Geometry. 

Analogies between Plane and Solid Geometry are noticed. 
Original work is required. 

Three hours. First semester. W., Th., and S., 9. 

Cm — 6. Plane Trigonometry. 

jSTumerous formulae are derived and used. The Trigo- 
nometric functions and their applications are studied. 
Problems requiring the solutions of right and oblique 
triangles are solved. 

Three hours. Second semester. "W., Th., and S., 9. 






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Cm — 25. College Algebra. 

The work begins with a review of quadratics, and 
solution of problems. Study is made of theory of equa- 
tions, determinants, permutations and combinations, con- 
vergence and divergence of series, binomial formula, 
solution of cubic and biquadratic equations. 

Three hours. Tu., Th., and S., 2 :30. Three quarters. 

Cm — 26. Spherical Trigonometry. 

Derivation of the usual formulas is required. Problems 
involving the solutions of right and oblique spherical tri- 
angles are solved. 

Three hours. Tu., Th., and S., 2 :30. Last quarter. 

The work in this course consists of a thorough discussion 
of the locus of an equation, and a study of the Cartesian 
method of representing loci. The several conic sections 
are considered separately. Numerous problems are solved. 

Three hours. Tu., Th., and S., 1 :30. 

Formulas for differentiation are developed and applied 
to the solution of a variety of problems. After developing 
standard forms of integration, attention is given to problem- 
solving, a large number of problems being chosen from 
those which are encountered in the study of Physics and 
Mechanics.] 

PHYSICS 

Cph — 25-26. A course in general physics. Prerequisite, High 
School Physics and Cm — 5-6. Lectures and recitations, 
two hours a week ; laboratory, four hours a week. Th. and 
S., 10:30; W. and P., 10:30-12:30. 



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Chemistry and Biology 

Professor Williams 
CHEMISTET 

Cc — 5-6. General Inorganic Chemistry. 

The more important elements and their compounds are 
studied together with the general principles of Chemistry, 
including ionization, the varieties of chemical change, 
atomic weights, valence, gases and the gas laws, molecular 
weights, chemical equilibrium and solution. In the labora- 
tory the common elements and their compounds are pre- 
pared and their properties studied. In addition the student 
has some practice in qualitative analysis. 

Two lectures and four hours laboratory work per week 
throughout the year. Eight hours credit. Recitations, 
"W. and F., 8. Laboratory, W. and F., 10 :30-12 :30. 

Cc — 25. Qualitative Analysis. 

Prerequisite Chemistry 5-6. In this course the methods 
for the separation and detection of bases and acids are 
thoroughly studied. The student makes analyses of salts, 
alloys, and minerals. One lecture and eight hours labora- 
tory work per week through the first semester. Four hours 
credit. Lecture, M., 11 :30. Laboratory open Tu., Thu. 
and S., 8-12 :30. 

Cc — 26. Quantitative Analysis. 

Prerequisite Chemistry 5-6 and 25. An elementary 
course in Quantitative Analysis, including the analysis of 
simple compounds by gravimetric and volumetric methods. 
One lecture and eight hours laboratory work per week, 
second semester. Four hours credit. 

Lecture, M., 11 :30. Laboratory open Tu., Th. and S., 
8-12 :30. 



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Cc — 51-52. Organic Chemistry. 

Prerequisite Chemistry 5-6. The classroom wcrk is de- 
voted to a study of the compounds of carbon. The student 
makes organic preparations in the laboratory and also has 
practice in the analytical detection of organic substances. 
This course is required for entrance into medical schools. 
Two lectures and six hours laboratory work throughout the 
year. Eight hours credit. Lectures, Tu. and Th., 10:30. 

Laboratory open Tu., Th. and S'., 8-12 :30. 

[Cc — 61-62. Industrial Chemistry. 

Prerequisite Chemistry 5-6, 25-26, or 51-52. A study of 
the industries and arts which are based upon chemical prin- 
ciples. Two lectures through the year. Two hours credit. 

BIOLOGY 

Cb — 5-6. General Biology. 

This course is open to all students without previous 
training in science. The student studies and compares 
with the aid of the microscope typical organisms from 
the simpler, as Amoeba and Yeast, to the more complex, 
as the Frog and the Trillium. The laws and general prin- 
ciples of Biology are discussed. The embryology of the 
frog is observed and studied. This course is essential for 
premedical students. Two lectures and four hours labora- 
tory work per week through the year. Eight hours credit. 
Lectures, W. and Th., 9. Laboratory, Wed. and Fri., 
1 :30-3 :30. 

[Cb — 39-4-0. Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates. 

Prerequisite Biology 5-6. A study of the anatomy of 
the lamprey, shark, perch, necturus, pigeon, and cat. This 
course is essential to students preparing to study medicine. 



Courses of Instruction 41 

Two lectures and four hours laboratory work per week 
through the year. This course alternates with Biology 
51-52. Offered in 1925-26. Lectures, W. and F., 8:00. 
Laboratory, W. and F., 10 :30-12 :3'0.] 

Cb — 51. Histology. 

Prerequisite Biology 5-6. This course consists of a de- 
tailed study of the microscopic structure of the various 
tissues of the animal organism. The student prepares per- 
manent slides showing each tissue in section and becomes 
familiar with the technique of fixing, staining, sectioning 
and mounting. Two lectures and four hours laboratory 
work per week through the first semester. Offered in 
1924-25. Lectures, W. and F., 8 :00. Laboratory, W. and 
F., 10:30-12:30. 

Cb — 52. Embryology. 

Prerequisite Biology 5-6. A study of the development of 
the amphioxus, chick, and mammal. The student mounts 
embryos in toto and does considerable serial sectioning. 

Two lectures and four hours laboratory work per week 
through the second semester. Offered in 1924-25. Lec- 
tures, W. and F., 8:00. Laboratory, W. and F., 10:30- 
12 :30. 



Social Sciences 

Pkofessoe 
HISTOBY 

Bh — 5-6. A course in European history, beginning with the 
Middle Ages (1450) and closing with the outbreak of the 
French Revolution. Special stress is given those portions 
which have influenced the history of America. 
Three hours. Tu., Th. and S., 8. 



42 Atlantic Christian College 

Bh — 19-20. This course begins with, the death of Csesar and 
the change of the Roman republic to an empire. Special 
stress is placed upon the breaking up of this empire and 
the formation of the new Holy Roman Empire on a Ger- 
man basis. 

Three hours. Tu., Th. and S., 2 :30. 

Bh — 45-46. A course in American history for advanced stu- 
dents. A careful study is made of the colonial period, the 
building up of the federal union and the formation of our 
modern institutions of government. 
Three hours. Tu., Th. and S., 9. 

[Bh — 47-48. A course in general church history. Tu., Th., and 
S., 1:30.] 

Bh — 51. The History and Teachings of the Disciples of 
Christ. 

This course will deal, first with the historical back- 
ground out of which emerged the various movements which 
later constituted the Disciples of Christ; second, with the 
growth and development of this religious communion, and 
with its characteristic doctrines and ideals. 

Two hours. Time to be arranged. 

Bh — 52. Christian Union. 

A brief survey will be made of the unity of the early 
church and of the divisive tendencies which were at work; 
of the unity of the medieval church and the divisions re- 
sulting from the protestant revolt ; and then a careful 
study will be made of the modern movements — ideals, pro- 
grams and faith which have as their ultimate aim a closer 
union of all beliefs in Christ. 

Two hours. Time to be arranged. 



Courses of Instruction 43 

SOCIOLOGY 

Bs — 19-20. A course in general sociology covering the more 
important issues of the science. Special stress is placed 
upon eugenics. 

Two hours. W. and F., 1 :30. 

[Bs — 25-26. An introductory course to rural sociology. The 
improvement of rural society is given a prominent place, 
while the fundamental questions of the American farm 
life are studied with the view of determining a proper 
solution.] 

Bs — 45-46. A course of an advanced nature and intended for 
those who have taken Bs — 19-20 or its equivalent. A 
study is made of sociology in its psychological aspects. 
Two hours. W. and F., 11 :30. 

POLITICAL ECONOMY 

Bpe — 25-26. A course in the fundamental principles of poli- 
tical economy. Special attention is given to tariff, di- 
visions of labor, money, rent, capital and wages. 
Two hours. W. and F., 9. 

[Bpe — 45-46. Course in American Business Law.] 



Philosophy 

Professor Mattox 

Bps — 25-26. Psychology. 

A general introduction to the study of mental processes. 
The following topics will be discussed: Scope, data, and 
methods of psychology; sense perception; sensory charac- 



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ters; relation of sense data; thought and thought content; 
the bodily mechanism; instinct and habit; the thinking 
process; affective experience; and the empirical self or 
"me." 
Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S. 8. 

Bl — 41. Deductive Logic. 

The course deals with the science and art of thinking. 
The following topics are considered; terms; definition and 
division; propositions; the syllogism; moods and figures; 
irregular, hypothetical, and disjunctive arguments ; falla- 
cies of deductive reasoning. 

Two hours first semester. "W. and F. 10 :30. 

Bl — 42. Inductive Logic. 

The problem and assumptions of induction; stages in 
inductive procedure; determination of causal relations; use 
of hypotheses; fallacies of induction; nature and laws of 
thought. 

Two hours second semester. W. and F. 10 :30. 

Be— 43-44. Ethics. 

The purpose of this course is to give the student an 
insight into the essential nature of moral law upon which 
a truly ethical life depends. The following topics will be 
discussed : the ethical problem ; the relation of ethics 
to the natural sciences, politics, psychology, logic and 
metaphysics; autonomy and heteronomy; theories of the 
end; social organisms; freedom and determinism. 

Two hours the year. "W. and F. 8. 

Bhp — 61-62. History of Philosophy. 

This course is a study of the development of thought 
from the Greek origin of philosophy to the present time. 



Courses of Instruction 45 

Bhp — 61. Ancient Philosophy. 

The development of the philosophical problem. The 
relation of philosophy to practical life ; the Ionian, Eleatic, 
and Pythagorean schools; Heraclitus; the atomists and 
sophists; Socrates, Plato and Aristotle; Stoicism, Epicu- 
reanism and Skepticism. 

Three hours first semester. Tu., Th., and S., 10 :30. 

Bhp — 62. Modern Philosophy. 

The history of philosophy from the Renaissance to the 
present day. The course deals especially with the philo- 
sophical theories of Bruno, Bacon, Hobbes, Descartes, 
Spinoza, Leihnitz, Locke, Berkeley, Hume, Kant, Fichte, 
Schelling and Hegel. 

Three hours second semester. Tu., Th., and S., 10 :30. 

(Open only to students who have completed Philosophy 
25-26 and 41-42.) 

Bm — 71-72. Metaphysics. 

Aim and field of metaphysics; importance of the study 
of metaphysics; the notion of being; the nature of things; 
change and identity; causality; the world ground; space; 
time ; matter, force and motion ; nature ; freedom and 
necessity and mental mechanism are such topics as are 
dealt with in this course. 

Three hours the year. Tu., Th. and S., 3 :30. 
(Open only to students who have completed all courses 
of Philosophy outlined above.) 

[Bep — 73-74., Epistemology. 

This course is concerned with such topics as the nature 
and conditions of thought; the mind and its objects; the 
categories; the notion; judgment; inference; proof; ex- 
planation; structural fallacies; philosophical skepticism; 



46 Atlantic Christian College 

realism and idealism; knowledge and belief; and aprior- 
ism and empiricism. 

Three hours the year. Tu., Th., and S., 1 :30.] 
(Open only to students who have completed all courses 
of Philosophy outlined above.) 



Biblical Literature and Religious Education 

Professor Case 

BIBLICAL LITERATURE 

The first great need of the earnest Christian is a knowledge 
of the facts of "The Book," the next is to see the real mean- 
ing of these. The effort is made to study the Sacred Books 
as literature, also to find in them, as sources, the history of 
their people. 

Bbl — 5-6. Old Testament Literature and Analysis. 

This course is designed to be an introduction to the 
study of and an inquiry into the structures, origin and 
history of the Old Testament. It aims to lay the founda- 
tion of an understanding of the life and work of Jesus 
Christ. The analytical work is designed to thoroughly 
familiarize the student with the contents of each Old 
Testament book. Text-book, lectures, readings and reports. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S., 8. 

Bbl — 25-26. New Testament Literature and Analysis. 

In a general way this course is similar to Course A, 
but using the New Testament instead of the Old as a 
basis for study. A New Testament chronology will be 
worked out, covering the life of Christ, the life of Paul 
and the Apostolic Age. A complete analysis of each of 
the books will be required so as to fully acquaint the 
student with the whole content of the JSTew Testament 
Literature. Text-book, lectures, readings and reports. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S., 
1:30. 



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Bbl — 45-46. Old Testament Teachings and Institutions. 

This course constitutes an inquiry into what the Old 
Testament teaches concerning God and man and their 
relation to each other; of sin and salvation, and the insti- 
tutions and means by which the Divine and human re- 
lations were expressed toward each other; the foreshad- 
owings of the Christ; the great messages of the men of 
God in the ages preceding the coming of the Christ. 
Emphasis will be placed upon the social messages of the 
books to the ages for which they were written. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S., 
3:30. 

[Bbl — 65-66. New Testament Teachings and Institutions. 

This course is in general like Course C. In it special 
attention will be given to the Christ as the goal of Old 
Testament Prophecy and expectation; to salvation and its 
fullness of meaning in Christ; to the church as the 
agency through which the message of life is to be brought 
to the world. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S., 
2 :30.] 

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION 

Bre — 25-26. Principles of Religious Education. 

This course will emphasize the place of character in 
education. Religious Education is thought of as funda- 
mental in any true general development of the human 
person. The principles involved are given not only as a 
basis for the college student's immediate needs and future 
specialization, but also are shown to apply to the Church 
School. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S., 
11:30. 



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[Bre — 47-48. Problems of Religious Education. 

In this course the students bring together, organize and 
attempt to solve the problems of Religious Education 
which they have met in actual life situations. The best 
sources in the History of Religious Education and in the 
Philosophy and Psychology of Education are studied. The 
class is democratic in its organization. Lectures, group 
discussions, projects, readings and reports. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th. and S., 
3:30.] 

Bre — 65-66. Psychology of Religion. 

This course is offered to beginners in the psychological 
analysis of religion. The psychical problem of the 
beginnings of religion. The interpretation of religious 
consciousness. The psychological aspect of religious de- 
velopment. Prerequisite Philosophy 25-26. 

Three hours throughout the year. Tu., Th., and S., 
10:30. 

SURVEY COURSES IN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION 

[Bre — 23-24. Christian Evidences. Two hours the session.] 
Bre — 45-46. Religious Teachings of the Masters in Literature 

and Art. Two hours the session. 
[Bre — 5-6. Religious Music — Historical and Practical. Two 

hours the session.] 
[Bre — 41-42. Organization and Administration of Religious 

Education in the Community. Two hours the session.] 
[Bre — 67-68. — Curriculum). Two hours the session.] 
[Bre — 55-56. Literature of the Bible. Two hours the session.] 
W. and F., 9. 



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School of Music 

Ivy May Smith, Director 

AIM AND EQUIPMENT 

The aim of the School of Music of Atlantic Christian Col- 
lege is broad and far-reaching. It wishes to create in its stu- 
dents a desire for knowledge of the highest possible standard; 
to develop such desire in the right direction, surrounding its 
pupils with musical atmosphere just as far as it is possible 
to do so; to educate its pupils on broad lines and get the best 
results obtainable in the shortest possible time. 

It is essential for students of the School of Music to receive 
training in the Liberal Arts School, that they may have suffi- 
cient knowledge and understanding to become thorough and 
capable students of both the science and appreciation of the art. 

The school is well equipped throughout with splendid pianos. 
The practice rooms are furnished with upright pianos in good 
tune and repair. The studios are large, comfortable and at- 
tractive for teaching. The Auditorium, where all recitals are 
given, contains a concert grand piano and an upright piano. 

COURSES OF STUDY 

The School of Music offers thorough and concise courses in 
Piano and Yoice, along with such courses as are indis- 
pensable to the educated musician of today: General Theory, 
Harmony, Counterpoint, Composition, Musical Form, Appre- 
ciation of Music, Sight-singing, Philosophy of Music, Ensemble 
playing, Orchestration, and History of Music. 

The prescribed course of study in all departments places 
emphasis upon comprehensive study of the modern systems 
of technic and compositions of the Classic, Romantic, and 
Modern periods. The course of study for piano is systematically 
divided into six grades: two grades of Academic work and 

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School of Music 53 

four years of Collegiate work, offering two distinct courses — 
the Teacher's Course and the Artist's Course. At the begin- 
ning of the Junior Collegiate year the work will be molded 
according to the pupil's intention. If he is fitting himself 
for teaching, he will receive special instruction along lines of 
pedagogy; or should he wish to become a concert pianist, par- 
ticular attention will be given to accumulating a repertoire of 
solos. A wide range of musical literature will be required 
along either course. The Leschetizky technic is taught. 

The School of Music is under the direct supervision of the 
Director. 



Piano Course of Study 

Students wishing to be classified as Freshmen in the School 
of Music, must have completed fifteen High School units of the 
entrance requirements for the A.B. degree. In addition to 
these requirements the student must have sufficient technical 
and musical training to pursue successfully the work of the 
Freshman Year, in the department of the School of Music in 
which she may wish to enter. 

Students who reside in or near Wilson but are unable to meet 
the entrance requirements may be allowed the privilege of spe- 
cial lessons without recognition as regular students. 

COLLEGIATE COURSE 

Freshman Year 
Technic : Scales, arpeggios and octaves. 
Studies: The Little Pischna; Kullak or Dvorak, School of 
Octaves; Loeschorn, Opus 66; Czerny, Opus 299; G-urlitt, 146; 



54 Atlantic Christian College 

Bach, Inventions, French Suites and Sonatas; Mozart, Haydn 
and modern composers. 

Pieces : Mendelssohn, Chopin, Schumann, Schubert, Mosz- 
kowski, Schytte, Godard, Mills, Handel and Gliick. 

Sophomore Year 
Technic continued : Scales, arpeggios and octaves. 
Studies: Cramer, Bertini, Czerny, Jensen, Heller and 
Bach, English Suites, Italian Concerto, Gavottes; Beethoven, 
Sonatas; Chopin, Nocturnes, Preludes. 

Pieces : Schubert, Schumann, Grieg, Raff, !N~evin, Mendels- 
sohn, Godard and others. 

Junior Year 

Advanced Technical "Work: Difficult octave studies. 

Studies : Czerny, Clementi, Kohler, Opus 112, and others. 

Sonatas: Beethoven, Scarlatti, ISTicode. 

Pieces: Chopin, Mazurkas, Polonaises; Dvorak, Opus 98; 
ISTicode, MacDowell, Sgambati, Weber, Schytte and others. 
Concerto by Weber or Mendelssohn. Bach, Well-Tempered 
Clavichord. 

Recital required. 

Senior Year — Artist's Course 

Technic: Scales, octaves in advanced forms. 

Chopin, Etudes, Impromptus, Ballads ; Bach, Well-Tempered 
Clavichord; Beethoven, Sonatas. 

Pieces by modern composers. Concerto : Mendelssohn, Grieg 
or Liszt. Public recital required for Artist's diploma. Writing 
of thesis for Teacher's Diploma. 

Senior Year — Teacher's Course 

Selections from the above required. Special pedagogical 
work, history and evolution of the pianoforte; the technic and 



School of Music 55 

science of fingering; normal ways and means, and other prob- 
lems discussed. 

Course of Study in Voice Culture 

True cultivation of the voice consists in the development 
of pure tones and its easy, natural use and control in singing. 
Correct use of the breath, intonation, attack, legato, accent, 
phrasing and enunciation are the leading features. 

The greatest attention will be given to the special needs of 
each individual, and the course of study will be selected ac- 
cording to the requirements of the student. 

Freshman Year 

Special attention will be given to correct breathing, tone- 
placing and tone formation, distinct enunciation, and pure 
vowel-color, resonance, diction, and declamation. Studies by 
Behnke and Pearce, Abt, Concone, Marchesi, Sieber and others. 
Songs suitable to the ability of the individual student. 

Sophomore Year 

Fundamental tone-work continued. Diatonic and Chromatic 
scales, arpeggio and coloratura studies. Studies by Behnke 
and Pearce, Bardogni, Spicker, Sieber; English, French, Ger- 
man songs, easy operatic and oratorio arias, suitable to indi- 
vidual students. 

Junior Year 

Tone-work continued. Treatment of vowels and consonants, 
cadeza, modentes, Lampertis "Bravura" studies and others. 
Operatic and oratorio arias. Songs of English, Italian, German 
and French composers continued. Ensemble singing. Public 
recital. 



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Senior Year — Artist's Course 

Difficult studies iu vocal technique. Artistic interpretation 
of songs and arias of the literature of all schools, in the original 
language. Studies, repertoire of songs for graduation. Public 
recital required. 

Teachers' Course 

Pedagogy and theory of teaching, hygiene and vocal physi- 
ology in addition to Senior requirements for graduation. 
Thesis. 

COURSES FOE GRADUATION 

Freshman Year — 
Piano, Voice. 

Elementary History of Music. 
General Theory. 

Sight-singing and Ear Training. 
Practice. 
English. 
Modern Language. 

Sophomore Year — 
Piano, Voice. 
Elementary Harmony. 
Sight-singing and Ear Training. 
Chorus Training. 
Practice. 
English. 
Modern Language. 

Junior Year — 
Piano, Voice. 
Advanced Harmony. 
Musical Form and Appreciation. 
Practice. 
Ensemble. 
Child Psychology. 



School of Music 57 

Senior Year — 
Piano, Voice. 
Counterpoint. 

Advanced History of Music. 
Choral and Choir Training. 
Practice. 
Ensemble. 

RECITALS 

Students sufficiently advanced are required to play at the 
Student Recitals. All students of the School of Music are 
required to attend. This is one of the most important factors 
in the development of the pupil's talent, self-confidence and 
executive ability. The recitals are regularly attended by the 
faculty and students of the college and their friends. 

PIANO ENSEMBLE 

Ensemble playing is of inestimable value to the student 
who wishes to become a proficient sight-reader and accom- 
panist. The practice is for two pianos — four or eight hands. 
Self-control must be cultivated. The general musicianship of 
the student improves as the student becomes familiar with 
many of the standard masterpieces, for a wide range of litera- 
ture is studied. 

SIGHT-SINGING AND EAR TRAINING 

The work of this class is of utmost value to all students 
whether their specialty be Piano or Voice. The student is 
taught to recognize by ear and express in writing rhythms, 
intervals, melodies, chords, and chord progressions. The work 
is systematically graded from diatonic melodies with the sim- 
plest rhythmic combinations to compositions involving difficult 
problems of tone rhythm. It is required of Voice students and 
open to all students of the school. 



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GLEE CLUB, CHORAL SOCIETY AND CHOIE 

The entire student body attends chapel, but only the best 
voices are chosen for the choir, which leads the singing for 
all chapel services. Special choir practice is held weekly, 
when all members are expected to be present. 

The College Glee Clubs are a valuable acquisition to the 
institution. 

The Choral Society consists of the young ladies of the college 
who possess the best singing voices. 

ENSEMBLE CLUB 

The object of the Ensemble Club of the School of Music 
is to foster the appreciation of music both among its mem- 
bers and the entire student body. The membership consists of 
all students enrolled in the School of Music as active members ; 
and members of other musical organizations as associate mem- 
bers. Monthly programs are rendered by the club. 

ADVANTAGES 

Pupils in piano will receive practice in ensemble playing one 
hour a week, free of charge. 

Students in voice will receive practice in sight-singing one 
hour a week free of charge. 

Courses in Musical History, Appreciation of Music and 
Sight-singing are free of charge. 

All students of music have free access to the college library. 

The matriculation fee is not charged to town students who 
enroll in the School of Music for private lessons, in either 
Piano or Voice. 

Students of Voice Culture will be provided an accompanist 
for a small additional fee. 

Senior History of Music free to students of the School of 
Music. 



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Work will be accepted from other institutions or private 
teachers, but in no case will credit be given toward an A.B. 
degree until the student passes satisfactorily the required ex- 
amination in the theoretical courses, if such work has not been 
successfully pursued. 

HISTORY OF MUSIC— COLLEGE SUBJECT 

History of Music is scheduled as a regular two-hour college 
course. No previous knowledge of music is required for 
entrance. The course will give a general survey of the subject — 
Ancient and Greek music; music of the early Christian age; 
polyphonic development; Luther's reformation; development 
of the early schools; the opera; the oratorio; development of 
instrumental music; great art form; biographies of composers 
of classic, romantic and modern schools, with events and cur- 
rent events to the present day. 

REGULATIONS 

Pupils may enter any time, but in no case for a shorter 
period than the unexpired portion of the quarter, current to 
date of matriculation. 

IsTo allowance will be made for lessons missed, except in case 
of protracted illness. Lessons missed through a briefer illness 
will be made up at the convenience of the teacher in charge. 
All lost lessons must be made up by the close of the semester. 

CREDITS 

Credits will be given toward the degree of Bachelor of Arts, 
to students of the School of Music, who successfully complete 
the required hours in: 

Per Semester 

General Theory 1 hour 

Elementary Harmony 1 hour 

Advanced Harmony 1 hour 



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Counterpoint 1 hour 

History of Music (Senior Year) 2 hours 

Piano 2 hours 

Sight-singing (Chorale) % hour 

Voice 1 hour 

History of Music (Freshman) . . . % hour 

Appreciation 1 hour 



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Diplomas 



Teachers' diplomas will be conferred upon regular students 
of the school, who have satisfactorily completed a prescribed 
course, and successfully given a public recital of the required 
standing, or written a thesis. 

The Artist's diploma will be conferred upon any regular 
student of the school who has satisfactorily completed a pre- 
scribed course, accumulated a sufficient repertoire of merit, and 
has successfully given a public recital. 

A diploma in Voice Culture will be granted students com- 
pleting the prescribed course in Voice Culture and in addition 
Freshman Piano, General Theory, Harmony, History of 
Music, and Appreciation. A public recital or a thesis is also 
required. 



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Tuition per Quarter 



PIANO 

Two lessons per week $25.00 

One lesson per week 15.00 

TOICE 

Two lessons per week $20.00 

One lesson per week 12.00 

PIANO WITH SENIOR STUDENT 

Two lessons per week $ 9.00 

One lesson per week 5.00 

ACCOMPANIST 

Per month, one-half hour per day • $ 4.00 

FEE FOB PIANO PRACTICE AND OTHER EXPENSES 

Per Quarter 

Two hours a day $ 3.00 

Each additional hour a day 1.50 

Clavier practice Free 

Composition, Instrumental 5.00 

Counterpoint 5.00 

Harmony 5.00 

General Theory 5.00 

Musical History (Senior Year) Free 

Sight-singing Free 

Musical Form and Appreciation Free 

Elementary History of Music (Freshman Year) Free 

Graduation Fees 

Artist's Diploma 5.00 

Teacher's Diploma 5.00 



School of Expression 

(Under Supervision of Head of English Department of College) 

The aim of this department is culture in speech and the 
natural, expressive and adequate vocal interpretation of litera- 
ture. Candidates for graduation must have, in addition to the 
following prescribed course, a High School diploma, four years 
of college English, and three courses in group B of college 
studies. 

Eikst Year 

Physical culture ; voice exercises ; memory work ; articulation ; 
readings; practice in monthly recitals. 

Two private lessons each week; one class lesson each week. 

Class text-book: Clark's "Interpretation of the Printed 
Page." 

Second Year 

Voice exercises; responsive muscular exercises; sight-reading; 
literary analysis ; impersonation ; dramatic interpretation ; re- 
cital work. 

Two private lessons each week; one class lesson each week. 

Third Year 

Voice exercises; artistic physical culture; literary analysis; 
impersonation; dramatic interpretation; interpretation of 
Biblical literature; extemporaneous speaking; recital work. 

Two private lessons each week; one class lesson each week. 

Fourth Year 

Voice exercises; artistic physical culture; impersonation; 
literary analysis; dramatic interpretation and study of char- 

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acter; extemporaneous speaking; original work in adaptation 
and abridgement of readings and plays. Advanced platform 
work. 

Two private lessons each week; one class lesson each week. 

THE COLLEGE DRAMATIC CLUB 

This organization, holding two meetings each month, gives 
the students of the School of Expression ample opportunity to 
present the results of their work in the form of readings, ora- 
tions, plays, etc., before the student body and the general public. 

Tuition per quarter $15.00 

Diploma Fee 5.00 



Physical Education 

(For Women) 

This department is organized to supply the opportunity for 
such physical work as experience has shown to be necessary 
to counteract the injurious effect of close application to mental 
work and to favor the attainment by the student body of a 
high state of physical efficiency. The director endeavors to in- 
terest each student in some form of exercise in which she can 
become proficient. Special exercises are assigned to correct 
deficiencies and good carriage is insisted upon. A thorough 
physical examination prefaces the work of each individual. 
Every boarding pupil is required to take physical training. 
Tennis and basketball are open to students in this department, 
the latter game strictly for recreation and not for competition. 
The basketball and tennis courts are kept in condition for out- 
door games. 



Commercial School 

Hattie Peek, Instructor 

This work consists of penmanship and typewriting, Gregg 
shorthand, Twentieth Century Bookkeeping, business arithme- 
tic, and commercial law. Four hours a day will he devoted to 
these subjects and a fee of $30.00 will be charged for each 
course, though the classes in business arithmetic and commercial 
law are open to all commercial students without fee. 

A fee of $5.00, for the repair and up-keep of machines will 
be charged all students who take typewriting. 

"Work in these classes may be taken by college students by 
paying the required fees, but no credit will be given toward 
A.B. degree. 



Expenses for College Year 

The following is the itemized list of expenses, giving the basis 
from which all bills are figured: 

Matriculation fee $ 10.00 

Athletic fee 5.00 

Tuition — 16 semester hours, College, per 

Semester 35.00 ; each year 70.00 

Tuition — each additional semester 1 hour, 

per Semester 2.50; each year 5.00 

Laboratory fees, per Semester 5.00 

Organic Chemistry fee per Semester 7.50 

Breakage deposit for chemistry, per Semester 3.00 

Room rent, heat and light (to 10 p.m.), 

per quarter 11.25 ; each year 45.00 

Table board per quarter 45.00; each year 180.00 

Graduation and degree 5.00 

For tuition rates and fees in School of Music, see page 62. 
For tuition rates and fees in School of Expression, seel page 64. 
For tuition rates and fees in Commercial Class, see page 65. 

A deposit of $5 from each student rooming in the men's dormi- 
tory, and of $2 from each student rooming in the women's dormi- 
tory will be required at the time of matriculation. This deposit 
will be returned to the student at the end of the year or at the 
time of withdrawal, less the pro rata amount required to cover 
damage done to room, furniture, or property, save regular wear 
from careful usage. 

All tuitions and fees are due and payable at time of matriculation. 
Tuition may be paid by the semester, but must be paid in advance. 
Board may be paid by the quarter, and must also be paid in advance. 
Where inconvenient for student to make payment, one week will be 
allowed to make adjustment. No allowance can be made for ab- 
sences for we'ek-end visits. Tuition and fees will not be refunded 
No record of work will be given a student any part of whose ac- 
count remains unpaid. 



Register of Students 



COLLEGE STUDENTS 

Adkins, Belva North Carolina 

Ashford, Margaret North Carolina 

Banks, Reuben W North Carolina 

Ballou, Amelia North Carolina 

Ballou, Charle's North Carolina 

Barnes, Edwin Tartt, Jr North Carolina 

Bass, Alberta North Carolina 

Bass, Elizabeth North Carolina 

Baynes, Lucille North Carolina 

Bennett, Losker North Carolina 

Berry, Amnie South Carolina 

Bishop, Rachel North Carolina 

Bowen, Timotby North Carolina 

Bowers, Eloise Georgia 

Bryant, Esther North Carolina 

Carroll, Lucille North Carolina 

Case, Mrs. Perry North Carolina 

Clanton, Linda Georgia 

Cobb, Agnes North Carolina 

Collins, Margaret North Carolina 

Conekin, George North Carolina 

Crockett, Ruby North Carolina 

Eagle's, Ben F., Jr North Carolina 

Etheridge, Elizabeth Virginia 

Etheridge, Mary Virginia 

Finch, Irving North Carolina 

Fox, Felix, L North Carolina 

Fox, Olin E North Carolina 

Gallop, Parron North Carolina 

Greene, Sadie North Carolina 

Griffin, Henry North Carolina 

Griffin, Vivian North Carolina 

Hardy, Evelyn North Carolina 

Harper, Annie North Carolina 

Harper, Mary North Carolina 

Harris, Callie North Carolina 

Harris, Everett North Carolina 

Harris, LeRoy North Carolina 



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Harrison, Esthe*r North Carolina 

Harrison, Martha North Carolina 

Henderson, W. O North Carolina 

Henderson, Mrs. W. North Carolina 

Highsmith, Ruby North Carolina 

Holden, Vivian North Carolina 

Humphreys, J. W North Carolina 

Humphreys, Mrs. J. W North Carolina 

James, Charles North Carolina 

Jefferson, C. Bonner North Carolina 

Johns, Elizabeth North Carolina 

Jones, Annie Ruth North Carolina 

King, Mary Sue Alabama 

Lamm, Mary North Carolina 

Lee, Cecil North Carolina 

Lewis, Dolly North Carolina 

Lusby, Willia Frances Kentucky 

Manning, Janie' North Carolina 

Mayo, Louis A North Carolina 

Mcllwean, Ray North Carolina 

Mercer, Mamie North Carolina 

Mewborn, Ava Gray North Carolina 

Moore, Macon North Carolina 

Moss, Willard North Carolina 

Moye, Milton , North Carolina 

Moye, Moses North Carolina 

Nunn, Park North Carolina 

Oakley, Annie Kate Georgia 

Ome'r, Farrar North Carolina 

Fatrick, Lyma Rue North Carolina 

Paulk, George Georgia 

Pearce, Mrs. Fred North Carolina 

Peele, Agnes North Carolina 

Peel, Dillon North Carolina 

Phillips, Ivy North Carolina 

Philpott, Royal North Carolina 

Quine'rly, Nannie Pearl North Carolina 

Randolph, Walter North Carolina 

Raulen, Charlie Grey North Carolina 

Reel, Archie North Carolina 

Reel, Mae North Carolina 

Richardson, Mary Stanton North Carolina 

Ross, Amanda North Carolina 

Ross, Hugh Herbert North Carolina 



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Ross, John C North Carolina 

Rouse, Richard North Carolina 

Sitte'rson, Callie North Carolina 

Skinner, Ruth North Carolina 

Smith, Mary Alice North Carolina 

Southard, Paul North Carolina 

Stancill, Mae North Carolina 

Stubbs, Reba North Carolina 

Sullivan, G. H North Carolina 

Sumrell, George North Carolina 

Taylor, Ernest North Carolina 

Taylor, J. A North Carolina 

Tilghman, Rose North Carolina 

Tomlinson, Louise North Carolina 

Tomlinson, Staton North Carolina 

Turnage, John North Carolina 

Tyson, Henry North Carolina 

Unde'rwood, Harvey North Carolina 

Vause, Eunice North Carolina 

Waters, Wade North Carolina 

Whitehead, Lewis North Carolina 

Whitley, Gladys North Carolina 

Whitley, Harold North Carolina 

Wiggins, Mittie North Carolina 

Winfield, John North Carolina 

Winstead, Delia North Carolina 

Winste'ad, Elsie North Carolina 

Winstead, Lill North Carolina 

Wood, Edna North Carolina 

Worrell, Berta North Carolina 

COMMERCIAL STUDENTS 

Barker, Pearl North Carolina 

Barker, Sarah North Carolina 

Bass, Annie Mae North Carolina 

Castellanos, Manuel South America 

Farmer, Mary Louise North Carolina 

Fulghum, Jetesie C North Carolina 

High, Allie Leigh North Carolina 

Johnston, Gladys North Carolina 

Jones, Nan North Carolina 

Little, Nellie Mayo North Carolina 

Lucas, Wade Erington North Carolina 

Mathews, Williams North Carolina 



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Narron, Jessie North Carolina 

Overman, Catherine North Carolina 

Re'aves, Mrs. G. C North Carolina 

Simmons, Elsie Ray North Carolina 

Smith, Cora Grandy North Carolina 

Smith, Mar jorie North Carolina 

Tadlock, Mittie Pearl North Carolina 

Tucker, Katherine Shaw North Carolina 

Waldo, Robert North Carolina 

Walls, Elizabeth North Carolina 

Walls, Esther North Carolina 

HIGH SCHOOL 

Alexander, Bruce North Carolina 

Aske'w, Cynthia North Carolina 

Banks, Clem North Carolina 

Barnes, Norman North Carolina 

Barnhill, Leman North Carolina 

Bateman, Bert North Carolina 

Brookbank, Harvey North Carolina 

Bundy, Mary North Carolina 

Case, Eloise North Carolina 

Congleton, Martha North Carolina 

Croom, John North Carolina 

Davis, Samuel T North Carolina 

Etheridge, Gladys North Carolina 

Finley, Edward L Mississippi 

Fre'eman, Viola North Carolina 

Hayes, Roberta North Carolina 

Highsmith, Eunice North Carolina 

Johnson, Allen North Carolina 

Johnson, Caroline North Carolina 

Jones, Mary North Carolina 

Lawson, James North Carolina 

Moore, Thomas North Carolina 

Pierce, Royce North Carolina 

Privette 1 , John North Carolina 

Ruffin, Pattie North Carolina 

Spier, Dewitte North Carolina 

Starling, Belvin North Carolina 

Sullivan, Mrs. G. H North Carolina 

Taylor, S. C Florida 

Walker, Charlie North Carolina 

Weatherley, Leo South Carolina 



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STUDENTS PREPARING FOR RELIGIOUS WORK 



Bennett, Losker B. 
Berrie, Amnie 
Brookbank, Harvey 
Croom, John E. 
Finley, E. L. 
Fox, F. L. 
Fox, 0. E. 
Gallop, Parron 
Greene, Sadie 
Harris, Everett 
Harris, LeRoy 
Henderson, W. 0. 
Henderson, Mrs. W. 0. 
Humphreys, J. W. 
Humphreys, Mrs. J. W. 



James, Charles 
Jefferson, C. Bonner 
Lawson, James 
Mayo, L. A. 
Moye, Moses 
Oakley, Annie Kate 
Omer, Farrar 
Phillips, Ivy 
Philpott, Royal M. 
Skinner, Ruth 
Southard, Paul 
Sullivan, G. H. 
Taylor, J. A. 
Weatherly, Leo 



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